The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 94 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 187 172 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.56% 2.50% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 5.73% 5.46% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 162 116 71
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.29%
CheckPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3261 3152 2718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.57% 45.77% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2623 2369 2123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,255 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +28 144 £50,000 +25.00% 12
North Yorkshire -15 31 £52,500 +40.00% 2
South Yorkshire 0 11 £35,000 -17.64%
East Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 339 (92.12%) Cisco
2 229 (62.23%) Firewall
3 190 (51.63%) Cisco Certification
4 183 (49.73%) Network Security
5 177 (48.10%) CCNP
6 159 (43.21%) Cisco ASA
7 109 (29.62%) CCSE
8 103 (27.99%) VMware
9 101 (27.45%) Load Balancing
10 90 (24.46%) Linux
11 83 (22.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 82 (22.28%) VoIP
12 82 (22.28%) Windows
13 81 (22.01%) F5
14 79 (21.47%) WAN
15 76 (20.65%) CCNA
15 76 (20.65%) LAN
16 75 (20.38%) BGP
17 71 (19.29%) Active Directory
17 71 (19.29%) Cisco Nexus
18 70 (19.02%) MPLS
18 70 (19.02%) OSPF
19 68 (18.48%) ITIL
20 66 (17.93%) Juniper
21 64 (17.39%) E-Commerce
22 62 (16.85%) DNS
23 57 (15.49%) Blue Coat
24 56 (15.22%) Citrix
25 55 (14.95%) Mentoring
26 54 (14.67%) DHCP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (10.60%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.36%) Lync
7 4 (1.09%) IIS
7 4 (1.09%) Apache
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (6.52%) MS Office
2 16 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 229 (62.23%) Firewall
2 183 (49.73%) Network Security
3 159 (43.21%) Cisco ASA
4 82 (22.28%) VoIP
5 79 (21.47%) WAN
6 76 (20.65%) LAN
7 75 (20.38%) BGP
8 71 (19.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 70 (19.02%) MPLS
9 70 (19.02%) OSPF
10 62 (16.85%) DNS
11 54 (14.67%) DHCP
12 53 (14.40%) Cisco IOS
13 52 (14.13%) TCP/IP
14 50 (13.59%) VPN
15 44 (11.96%) IP Telephony
16 39 (10.60%) BIG-IP
16 39 (10.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 39 (10.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 35 (9.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (4.62%) Finance
2 16 (4.35%) Games
3 9 (2.45%) Retail
4 7 (1.90%) Banking
4 7 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.27%) Back Office
5 1 (0.27%) Automotive
5 1 (0.27%) Legal
5 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (26.63%) Network Engineer
2 80 (21.74%) Analyst
3 75 (20.38%) Network Specialist
4 59 (16.03%) Security Analyst
5 58 (15.76%) Network Analyst
6 56 (15.22%) Network Security Analyst
7 51 (13.86%) Security Specialist
8 49 (13.32%) Network Security Specialist
9 27 (7.34%) Senior Network Engineer
10 26 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (7.07%) Senior Network Specialist
10 26 (7.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 23 (6.25%) Consultant
12 21 (5.71%) Network Consultant
12 21 (5.71%) Architect
13 20 (5.43%) Security Engineer
13 20 (5.43%) Cisco Engineer
13 20 (5.43%) Senior Security Specialist
14 19 (5.16%) Technical Engineer
15 18 (4.89%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.71%) Clustering
1 21 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.43%) Fat Client
2 20 (5.43%) Thin Client
3 14 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.36%) Replication
6 3 (0.82%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.54%) PKI
7 2 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 90 (24.46%) Linux
2 82 (22.28%) Windows
3 41 (11.14%) UNIX
4 26 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (6.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.26%) Solaris
8 10 (2.72%) AIX
8 10 (2.72%) Mac OS
9 8 (2.17%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (27.45%) Load Balancing
2 68 (18.48%) ITIL
3 64 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 55 (14.95%) Mentoring
5 48 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 46 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 42 (11.41%) Capacity Planning
8 40 (10.87%) Information Security
9 34 (9.24%) Business Continuity
10 31 (8.42%) Project Management
11 30 (8.15%) Line Management
12 27 (7.34%) High Availability
13 24 (6.52%) Change Control
14 21 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
15 20 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
15 20 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (4.89%) Service Management
17 17 (4.62%) Service Delivery
17 17 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
17 17 (4.62%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.36%) SQL
2 3 (0.82%) C
3 2 (0.54%) Java
4 1 (0.27%) PHP
4 1 (0.27%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 190 (51.63%) Cisco Certification
2 177 (48.10%) CCNP
3 109 (29.62%) CCSE
4 76 (20.65%) CCNA
5 49 (13.32%) CCDP
6 41 (11.14%) CCSP
7 37 (10.05%) CCSA
8 28 (7.61%) CISSP
9 19 (5.16%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (4.08%) MCSE
12 12 (3.26%) MCSA
12 12 (3.26%) Degree
13 10 (2.72%) CCIE
14 9 (2.45%) CCDA
15 8 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.90%) VCP5
17 6 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 5 (1.36%) Check Point Certification
19 3 (0.82%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.70%) SLA
2 18 (4.89%) PCI DSS
3 17 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 83 (22.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (19.29%) Active Directory
3 26 (7.07%) XenApp
4 15 (4.08%) XenServer
4 15 (4.08%) Terminal Services
5 12 (3.26%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.99%) vSphere
7 10 (2.72%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.54%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.54%) UAG
8 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 43 (11.68%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (4.08%) Opsview
3 12 (3.26%) Cisco UCCE
3 12 (3.26%) Cisco UCCX
4 11 (2.99%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 339 (92.12%) Cisco
2 103 (27.99%) VMware
3 81 (22.01%) F5
4 66 (17.93%) Juniper
5 57 (15.49%) Blue Coat
6 56 (15.22%) Citrix
7 47 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 44 (11.96%) Symantec
9 39 (10.60%) HP
10 38 (10.33%) Infoblox
11 35 (9.51%) Imperva
12 19 (5.16%) SolarWinds
13 16 (4.35%) NetApp
14 15 (4.08%) Kaspersky
15 14 (3.80%) Red Hat
15 14 (3.80%) EMC
16 13 (3.53%) ScanSafe
17 12 (3.26%) McAfee
18 10 (2.72%) Clearswift
19 9 (2.45%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + £5000 car allow.+ benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago